Following the completion of the recommended 42 days without any new cases since the first report of Ebola, Uganda has been declared free of the virus by the World Health Organisation (WHO).
WHO Declares Uganda Ebola-Free
Observer, 27 July 2019
Following the completion of the recommended 42 days without any new Ebola case since the first Ebola cases last month, Uganda has been declared Ebola-free by the World Health… Read more »
World Health Organisation director general Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus and President Yoweri Museveni at State House, Entebbe, on June 17, 2019.
WHO's Data Tool Improves Ebola Surveillance
WHO, 26 July 2019
The recently introduced Go.Data, a software tool for outbreak investigation and contact tracing has revolutionized data collection, collation and analysis which are critical in… Read more »
Relatives Storm Health Unit, Take Body of Ebola Suspect
Monitor, 23 July 2019
There was a scuffle in Kikuube District on Sunday when relatives of a suspected Ebola victim attempted to take his body from a health centre. Read more »
Despite a coordinated response and a vaccine, the Democratic Republic of the Congo's struggle with the deadly virus seems to have no quick end in ... see more »
The World Health Organisation has declared the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo a public health emergency. One of the expected impacts of th Read more »
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